gdm vs hal

Joe Marcus Clarke marcus at
Fri Apr 4 20:11:47 UTC 2008

On Fri, 2008-04-04 at 14:59 -0500, Paul Dokas wrote:
> Paul Dokas wrote:
> > Given the recent changes to add mouse support to hald, and that /var/log/gdm/:0.log
> > no longer has any mention of a mouse device, I suspect that it was the hald change
> > that is biting me.
> Here's a little more data.  I discovered that when gdm is hung, if I touch the
> mouse pad it immediately springs to life and finishes starting up.  Moving
> the USB mouse has no effect at all.

There is already a bug open on this.  In the meantime, you need to run
moused, and configure X accordingly.


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